The Swon Brothers' Journey

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The Swon Brothers' Journey
The boys made their debut on April 1st, but they were no joke. Their take on Tom Petty's "American Girl" had Shakira, Usher and Blake all tu…
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Usher and Shakira gave it a shot, but the common Oklahoma connection between Blake and boys proved too strong.
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At 27, Zach is the older brother. He got his first drum kit at age 7. Colton, 24, wasn't far behind as a performer.
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Prepping for their battle round, the Swons took some counsel from Blake and advisor Sheryl Crow. Pitted against Christian Porter, the Swons …
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In their next performance, Zach and Colton knocked Grace Askew out of the competition with a memorable take on Dobie Gray's "Drift Away."
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They easily were saved in the first playoff round. Their cover of Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's "Fishin' in the Dark" didn't exactly break new gr…
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In the Top 12 Round, the Swons paid homage to the recently deceased country legend George Jones, singing "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes." The…
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Finding their groove, the brothers and their coach carved out a clear country strategy.
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Even with teen favorite Danielle Bradbery in the mix, the Swons kept sailing through, on the strength of songs like "How Country Feels" and …
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Coach Usher declared the latter was an "incredible song at an incredible time by an incredible group."
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Blake took his team to Oklahoma to help with tornado relief. The boys were struck by the devastation, but pronounced that Oklahoma would com…
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In the quarter final round, Zach and Colton struck gold again. Their "Wagon Wheel" and Merle Haggard's "Okie from Muskogee" both charted on …
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Their coach, Blake Shelton, smoothly guided the Swons, Danielle Bradbery and Holly Tucker deep into the competition.
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In the semifinal round of five, the Swons delivered two killer performances, a take on Bob Seger's "Turn the Page" and a sweeter than sweet …
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When they returned on Tuesday night to learn the results, there was no denying: America was in love with the easygoing brothers. They were r…
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On the final night of performing, the boys went all out to bring the prize home. In addition to reprising "Danny's Song," they also sang bea…
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They also performed with Coach Blake, mocking their newfound fame with a cover of Brad Paisley's "Celebrity."
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Zach and Colton returned Tuesday night. They joined Amber Carrington, Holly Tucker and Justin Rivers for a group number, "Stars Tonight."
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When the moment of truth arrived, the brothers from Texas came up just short; Danielle Bradbery ended up taking the crown. But The Swon Brot…